Yes, Y.S. Parmar was a man who worked to give national status to the Pahari culture. It was due to the incessant efforts of first chief minister of Himachal Pradesh, Dr. Y.S. Parmar that Himachal Pradesh got it statehood on 25th January, 1971. Y.S. Parmar became the Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh twice.
"At great attempts, it is glorious even to fail."
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